Zip Code 26254 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBowden
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Randolph
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:303
Racial Majority:White 94.39%
Unemployment Rate:6.3%
Median Household Income$31924
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47890
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time40.2 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range2559 - 3317 ft.
Area55 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.94437600, -79.64071700

Zip Code 26254 Description

Zip Code 26254 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Clarksburg - Weston metro area. Zip code 26254 is primarily located in Randolph County. The official US Postal Service name for 26254 is BOWDEN, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26254 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 26254 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 26254 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26254 is 6.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 26254 decreased to 303 from 353 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26254 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26254 public schools is . % of students in 26254 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 454 94.39% 298 +52%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 0 0% 3 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 27 5.61% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0% 1 -100%

Zip Code 26254 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 26254 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population303353
Male Population50.50%
Female Population49.50%
Total Households137
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$31924
Income Under $50K Per Year72.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.90%
26254 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$995000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$125429
Current Unemployment Level 6.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 69a - Forested Hills and Mountains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 26254 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17192634435156554937292136
Avg Max Temp (°F)37415060687578777262504259
Avg Precip (In.)4.383.834.454.345.485.285.734.844.23.373.584.0853.56
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours